forage photography I wandered down from my home near the ravine to Trout Lake, criss-crossing through fields, alleys, bike-paths, the signs of Fall becoming. I was on my way to a Photo Shoot, but the journey between two points is so often my favorite place, as I so love to wander, and see what gifts I encounter.   Here is wonderful Copley Community Orchard,…

wild woman of the lake There are many reasons why a woman might want to walk the wilds within and discard layers of convention, expectations, self-concept, injury. For some this process of entering a wilder state, and allowing nature’s embrace to hold her ~ the buoyant support or cleansing of the waters, the ageless solid presence of rock, the twisted sinews of root, the…

Late Summer  Expectant Mama  Glorious mama Kiera ready to welcome her little one Earth-side very soon. Thank you for trusting me to capture some beautiful images of this precious time on your parenting journey. . . . . #maternityphotography #applestarphoto . #expectantmothr #mothertobe #pregnancyphotography #babybump #cantwaittomeetyou #vancouverphotographer

wild woman of the lake   I am honoured to photograph my brave friend! She is a glorious wild woman holding space and honouring her edges. <3 #awildwomenproject . . . . . #applestarphoto #wildwomen #rewildphotography #therapeuticphotography #healingart #noshame

a wild woman project ~ wild spa “I feel like I washed away a lot of shame in that river.” Beautiful wild women! It takes courage to walk into the river bare of all conventions, wild spa clay and forest greens help to honour our wild nature! #wildspa #firemaker #elementalspa #awildwomenproject #wildwomanproject #wildmanproject #embodied #embodythewild #embodiedhealing #embodiedphotography #rewild #wildwomen #rewildphotography #therapeuticphotography #healingphotography #walkthewildswithin #deepnatureconnection…

Down to the River to Play Beautiful Wild Woman Elizabeth at the Wild Spa at Firemaker this year! I have so much respect for you, Goddess, your vulnerability, strength, resilience and how you uphold your values and raise your son!!!!! For most of us, it’s wonderful to decorate ourselves with mud, ferns, leaves, to walk, wildly decorated towards our own nakedness. For few of…

wild woman project ~ Exploring exposed roots….. I am grateful for the bravery of this gorgeous woman, Charlotte. This is a sneak peek from our third wild woman project session together. This time, Charlotte entered the river with a lot ore confidence, self-knowledge and self-acceptance. #wildwomanprogect #rewild #rewildpphotography #therapeuticphotography #deepnatureconnection #bodypositivity #abeautifulbodyproject #healing

Spring Mini Photo Play Sessions! How lovely it was to photograph this sweet family for our first Cherry Blossoms of the year. The rain stopped and the sun peeked out just long enough for us to capture some sweet, playful images. #applestarphoto #springminiphotoplaysessions #cherryblossoms #vancouverspring #vancouverphotographers #kidfriendlyphotography #candidportraits

Spring Mini Photo Play Sessions are Here!! The wonder of new growth, the sun peeking out from behind clouds and illuminating raindrops and delicate petals… What a great time to celebrate the playful energy of your family with some gorgeous candid portraits Apple Star Style, shining from the inside out. >>>>Arrange three families, and get your $55 Mini Session FREE<<<< It looks like we'll…

Spring Play! I am passionate about play All children love to play, few children can handle sitting still for traditionally posed photos. Even adults can loosen up and relax with a little play, movement, and fun. In photo play sessions, whether minis, or a longer family photo session, I use my experience working with both children and adults in play and learning environments, to…